Call Type: Exhibitions
Eligibility: International
City: Asheville
State: North Carolina
Fee: $30.00
Event Dates: 1/17/2020 – 2/21/2020
Entry Deadline: 12/1/19
EXHIBITION: As part of an ongoing commitment to promote drawing practices in the visual arts, the University of North Carolina Asheville (UNC Asheville) invites artists to submit entries to a Juried International Exhibition of contemporary drawing. UNC Asheville seeks to examine drawing as it is practiced and defined by today’s artists. Such an exhibition will demonstrate the continued significance of drawing through both conventional and innovative methods. Accepted work will be exhibited in the Holden Gallery on the campus of Warren Wilson College (while the UNC Asheville Tucker Cooke Gallery is under renovation) from January 17, 2020 through February 21, 2020.
JUROR’S LECTURE: Esteemed juror, artist William Beckman, will be present and open the exhibition with a lecture about his drawing practice on January 17, 2020 from 5:00-6:00 p.m.
CATALOGUE: A full-color catalogue of the exhibition will be printed.
AWARDS: $2000 in cash prizes, as chosen in person by the Juror.